Well maybe not.
Here is a little experiment you can do at home: Take a tall clear glass, drop in three or four ice cubes and pour water into the glass until all the ice cubes are floating.
Then mark a line at the water level and let the ice melt.
Then check ...
JOSEPH E. COLTON
Smithmill, Clearfield County
If the proposed change in Pennsylvania game laws is approved we will see the life long traditions of buck season’s first day disappear.
The proposals contain the first day of the season be changed to Saturday ‘prior” to traditional ...
C. ROBERT WALIZER
An elected official is first and foremost a representative of the people.
The question to this democratically elected body then is why is it not representing its people?
Since 1776 Pennsylvania has recognized, “That all men are born equally free, and ...
I am writing this letter in support of Sugar Valley Rural Charter School.
My son goes to Sugar Valley Rural Charter School. His mother and I decided that Sugar Valley Rural Charter School was a great fit for him after he was diagnosed with Apraxia of speech in 2017 ...
I was lucky enough to be at the Christian Coalition’s candidate debate Tuesday night.
As I listened to the four candidates speak, I was so proud to be from this county.
All four of the candidates focused on what was needed for the people of the Clinton County. ...
Since Chris Morelli’s “Column” of Oct. 22 contained his email address, rightly or wrongly, I assumed he was inviting responses. In any event, I did so as follows:
Love to know how many head coaches, assistants, ADs, parents of players and, indeed, players, ...
Mount Holly Springs
During this week, Pennsylvania joins the nation in celebration of National School Bus Safety Week. During this time, Safety Stakeholders, including parents, students, teachers, motorists, state officials, school bus operators, school administrators, and ...
Pine Creek Valley
Each fall the green leaves of deciduous trees change to orange, yellow and red. Why? Well, it’s all due to the chemistry of leaf pigments.
Chlorophyll in the leaves of spring and summer absorbs the sunlight’s blue and red light, but reflects the green. ...
MARY ANN CLARK
I’m not sure if Mr. Paul Rinker’s letter to the editor was meant to be satire or not.
In his letter printed Oct. 22, he claims our federal government hasn’t had a budget since 2008.
In rereading the letter, thinking perhaps he missed prefacing the word ...
On Nov. 5 Pennsylvania’s ballot will include a constitutional amendment popularly called “Marsy’s Law,” also known as the “Crime Victims Rights Amendment.”
This seemingly reasonable amendment, if adopted, would actually undermine our state’s entire ...
HAROLD A. MAIO
Fort Myers, Fla.
In regard to Dr. Lindsay Sauers column in The Express on Oct. 11 entitled, “Mental health awareness: Stop the Stigma,” I say this: If you mean stop those taught or teaching it, I am with you 100%.
I see no value in supporting them.
WELDON C. COHICK JR.
I am an 87-year-old Korean War Veteran and a life long resident of Piatt Township. My father, myself and my two brothers have contributed roughly 24 years of military service through active and reserve military during our lives.
We were drafted or enlisted in ...
With respect to a recent newspaper article titled, “Victims of opioid epidemic gain a voice in lawsuit,” I would like to commend the author for giving this story a human connection by introducing those affected by the opiate crisis who will be a part of the ...
DAVID L. FAUST
It’s no big secret that most taxes in Pennsylvania, such as earned income on workers and many others, unfairly burden working-class citizens the most.
A graduated income tax could be used to solve that problem. However, a Constitutional amendment would be ...
There was a time when satire carried the disclaimer, “For Entertainment Purposes Only” just in case people weren’t smart enough to recognize it as satire.
This practice has waned as the separation between news and satire diminishes.
Recently, the ...
LOUIS T. GLANTZ
On Nov. 5 vote for Chris Exarchos. I had the pleasure of working with Chris while he was a College Township supervisor and during his eight years as a Centre County commissioner.
He is smart, tough when need be but, at the same time, compassionate. Join me on ...
Don’t vote straight party for Centre County Commissioner.
Vote for the best person on the ballot, Chris Exarchos.
He is honest, hard-working, smart and will serve us well as our Centre County commissioner.
Join me and vote for Chris for Centre commissioner.
I am writing to remind everyone how important it is to VOTE on Nov. 5 and to do your homework on all of the candidates.
My vote for Centre County Commissioner is definitely going to Chris Exarchos. We need someone who has the ability and experience to handle a huge $80 plus ...
I am writing to encourage the citizens of Centre County to vote for Jeremy Breon for Prothonotary of Centre County. As an attorney, I know how important it is to have a knowledgeable and experienced individual serving as Prothonotary. Jeremy has worked in the ...
If the Democrats win the 2020 election it sounds like the government is going to do everything for us.
We will end up like my two cats.
All we will have to do is eat, sleep and doo-doo.
A little humor never hurt anybody.